Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Power BI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Power BI over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Power BI
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 126 146
Rank change year-on-year +7 +20 +38
Contract jobs citing Power BI 50 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.45% 0.92% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.02% 3.81% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 11 14
West Yorkshire median daily rate £370 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.95% +7.50% +4.92%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £207
90th Percentile £475 £475 £501
Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -3.33% -6.25% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.61 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £43.31 - -

Power BI is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 831 734 846
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.04% 24.14% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 519 569
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £319 £300 £269
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 0 13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £18.38
10th Percentile £13.36 - £13.50
90th Percentile £25.00 - £31.35
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £28.25 £14.25
% change year-on-year -39.82% +98.25% -16.57%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Power BI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in West Yorkshire

Power BI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Power BI in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Power BI in West Yorkshire

Power BI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Power BI in West Yorkshire

Power BI
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Power BI within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -2 20 £431 +7.81% 11
Bradford +1 19 £350 -
Halifax - 3 £400 - 1
Wakefield +1 1 £375 -
Power BI
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Power BI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 46 (92.00%) SQL
2 38 (76.00%) SQL Server
3 36 (72.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (68.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (66.00%) ETL
7 28 (56.00%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (38.00%) Migration
8 19 (38.00%) Data Migration
9 17 (34.00%) T-SQL
10 15 (30.00%) ETL Development
11 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (14.00%) Greenfield Project
15 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
16 5 (10.00%) Finance
16 5 (10.00%) Tableau
16 5 (10.00%) PowerPivot
17 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
17 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
17 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
17 4 (8.00%) VBA
18 3 (6.00%) Data Modelling
18 3 (6.00%) C#
18 3 (6.00%) Law
18 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
18 3 (6.00%) Data Lake
18 3 (6.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Power View

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (72.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (68.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (56.00%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (10.00%) PowerPivot
8 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (6.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (6.00%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (6.00%) Data Lake
9 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Power View
10 2 (4.00%) OLTP
10 2 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (4.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
11 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
11 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Law
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (82.00%) Developer
2 22 (44.00%) SQL Developer
3 17 (34.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Power BI Developer
6 4 (8.00%) SSIS Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Azure Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Database Developer
7 3 (6.00%) ETL Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.00%) SAS Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.00%) ERP Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) ERP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) JSON
1 1 (2.00%) Pandas
1 1 (2.00%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) CMDB
4 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (66.00%) ETL
3 19 (38.00%) Data Migration
3 19 (38.00%) Migration
4 15 (30.00%) ETL Development
5 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.00%) Analytics
7 2 (4.00%) CRM
7 2 (4.00%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (4.00%) Data Validation
7 2 (4.00%) ERP
7 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.00%) Validation
8 1 (2.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (2.00%) Information Governance
8 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 46 (92.00%) SQL
2 17 (34.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.00%) VBA
4 3 (6.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) MCSE
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) SCOM
1 1 (2.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (2.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Tableau
3 2 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (2.00%) Alteryx
4 1 (2.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) Informatica
4 1 (2.00%) RedGate
4 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds